Travel Guide: The Diplomat Hotel in Baguio, Philippines

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I’ve already traveled to Baguio twice and have visited some of the tourists spots like the Burnham Park, Mines View Park, the Mansion, etc but I didn’t get the chance to visit the Diplomat Hotel. So last September, I’ve decided to take a trip back to Baguio and my mission is to explore one of the most haunted places here in the Philippines. 

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Here’s Why You Suck at Hiking: 30 Most Common Mistakes by Newbie Hikers

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So, you finally tried this whole “hiking” thing huh? Maybe once or twice? And realized that you sucked at it.

You’re probably right.

But don’t worry! We’ve all been there. In fact, some of us learned the hard way. Ehem…

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Benefits of Having A Running Buddy

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Is having a running buddy really necessary? Think of it as having someone to share your training with.. Someone to keep you accountable and vice versa. Especially in the morning when it is impossible to get up at 4:00 AM because your bed is too comfortable but you have no choice but to get up because you have to keep to your arranged time to run (just so you know, I am not a morning person). Having a buddy also provides extra protection from those wishing to cause you harm. I have a chaotic work schedule and sometimes I run at night. So what qualities should I look for and how do I get one?

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Philippines Packing List: What To Bring For Your Next Day Hike

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Day hiking is supposed to be fun. And part of the fun is a light pack for easy walking but at the same time we don’t want to go unprepared (and compromise our safety). I know, packing can be overwhelming and often times you won’t really know where to start. Sometimes we get tempted to just shove in our bags whatever we think is important. I’ve been hiking since 2014, had a few #EPicFail moments and I surely learned a lot from my experiences – some of it are just hilarious that my hike buddies still tease me about it.  Continue reading “Philippines Packing List: What To Bring For Your Next Day Hike”

5 Reasons To Start Using A VPN When Traveling

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To put it simply,  a VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a software that helps enhance your online privacy and security. A VPN allows you to create a secure connection to another network over the Internet. The data is encrypted as it travels between the client and your VPN provider’s servers. This means that outsiders cannot observe your activities and that it is much more difficult to track your internet usage.

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